Belarus’ largest farming machinery producer Gomselmash is set to supply Belarusian farmers with 1,350 grain harvesters in 2008, an Agriculture Ministry official told Interfax.
The figure is 150 items higher than last year, he said.
In his words, the machinery is supplied within the framework of the National Programme for farming machinery renewal that spans 2005-2010.
Gomselmash Production Association was founded in 1978 on the core of the Gomselmash plant, which was founded in 1930. It is one of the largest producers of agricultural equipment in the CIS and Europe. It manufactures self-propelled and towed harvesters, crushing mowing machines, grain combine harvesters and mounted shredding mowing machines. The company also offers precise seeders, tractor trailers and ploughs, mini-tractors shipped with sets of mounted tools, tree planters, mounted timber loaders, car trailers.